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Jul 20, 2017 4:00 AM

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Amusements The Kent Lions Club will host the 10th Annual Sweet Corn Festival at Beckwith Orchard from noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 5 and 6. The event will feature carnival games for children, pony rides, face painting, Chinese raffle, and various vendors.

Preacher Stone plays The Outpost
Jul 19, 2017 12:23 PM

Preacher Stone plays The Outpost

North Carolina southern rock band Preacher Stone will play music as good as grandma's homestyle cooking on Saturday at The Outpost. “What you see is what you get,” lead vocalist and harmonica player Ronnie Riddle said.

By Kelly Maile, Staff Writer
Kent Blues Fest returns
Jul 13, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent Blues Fest returns

The 9th annual Kent Blues Fest will draw top acts to the city on Friday. The festival will return to 23 venues in downtown Kent, from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. Admission is free to every show.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Jul 13, 2017 4:00 AM

The List

Amusements The Kent Lions Club will host the 10th Annual Sweet Corn Festival at Beckwith Orchard from noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 5 and 6. The event will feature carnival games for children, pony rides, face painting, Chinese raffle, and various vendors.

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Mellow out with reggae
Jul 6, 2017 4:00 AM

Mellow out with reggae

Hawaiian-bred, Santa Barbara-based reggae rock band Iration is hitting the road this summer with their friends Slightly Stoopid as the main support on the "Sounds of Summer 2017" tour.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Jul 6, 2017 4:00 AM

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Amusements All American Cards and Comics will hold the 8th annual All AmeriCon comic book, toy and art show at the Covelli Centre from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 8 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 9. Admission is $10 per person. Location: 229 East Front St., Youngstown.

Junk-turned-art on display at exhibit
Jun 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Junk-turned-art on display at exhibit 1

Futuristic cyborgs made from scrap steel and plein air paintings of gardens and magical islands are on display in Group Ten Gallery's new Guest Artist exhibit featuring rising sculptor Michael Marras, pastel painter Kim Moore and watercolorist Chris Leeper. The opening reception is from 5 to 8 p.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Kent band Drop To Zero reunites for show
Jun 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent band Drop To Zero reunites for show

Drop To Zero, a band that took Kent's underground rock scene by storm in the early 2000s, is celebrating a reunion with the release of their first single in eight years, "Borealis," earlier this month and a few acoustic open mic appearances to promote their show at Musica July 8 with co-headliner Amplexus.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Jun 29, 2017 4:00 AM

The List

Amusements All American Cards and Comics will hold the 8th annual All AmeriCon comic book, toy and art show at the Covelli Centre from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 8 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 9. Admission is $10 per person. Location: 229 East Front St., Youngstown.

Jun 22, 2017 4:00 AM

The List

Amusements All American Cards and Comics will hold the 8th annual All AmeriCon comic book, toy and art show at the Covelli Centre from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 8 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 9. Admission is $10 per person. Location: 229 East Front St., Youngstown.

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Kent music festival features Cleveland Orchestra musicians
Jun 22, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent music festival features Cleveland Orchestra musicians

Members of The Cleveland Orchestra, students from the top music schools in the world, Kulas Guest Artist Jennifer Koh and the Miami String Quartet are all part of the 2017 Kent/Blossom Music Festival.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
'Downton Abbey' movie a go
Jun 22, 2017 4:00 AM

'Downton Abbey' movie a go

SINGAPORE -- A "Downton Abbey" movie is in the works, with production likely to begin in 2018, an NBCUniversal executive said Wednesday. Michael Edelstein, president at NBCUniversal International Studios, said it hopes to assemble 20 cast members from the popular TV series.

By Annabelle Liang Associated Press
Jun 22, 2017 4:00 AM

Bruce Willis is beached in 'Once Upon a Time in Venice'

In the planned sequel to "Unbreakable," Bruce Willis reprises his role as a man who can emerge unscathed from disaster, a skill that comes in handy in "Once Upon a Time in Venice." Hooking up with his old pal M.

By Gary Thompson The Philadelphia Inquirer
Jun 22, 2017 4:00 AM

Redbox's Top 10 DVD rentals

The top 10 DVD rentals at Redbox kiosks for the week of June 12: 1. John Wick: Chapter Two -- Lionsgate 2. Fist Fight -- Warner 3. Beauty & the Beast (2017) -- Disney 4. A Dog's Purpose -- Universal 5. Fifty Shades Darker -- Universal 6.

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A tribute to David Bowie
Jun 15, 2017 4:00 AM

A tribute to David Bowie

David Bowie impersonator Rich Kline was as shocked as anyone by Bowie's death in 2016 from cancer. "One of the many good things about David was he kept his personal life private," said Kline, lead singer of the six-piece David Bowie tribute band Diamond Dogs.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Jun 15, 2017 4:00 AM

The List

Amusements The Hudson Stamp Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 18 at the Hudson Clarion inn. There will be five dealers buying and selling stamps, covers and supplies. For more information, contact Dave Pool at 330-832-5992 or lincolnway@sssnet.com.

Noden opens 'Paintings and Collages'
Jun 8, 2017 4:00 AM

Noden opens 'Paintings and Collages'

Water is a common theme in a collection of more than 40 watercolor paintings and collages by area artist Jan Noden.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Jun 8, 2017 4:00 AM

The List

Amusements The Hudson Stamp Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 18 at the Hudson Clarion inn. There will be five dealers buying and selling stamps, covers and supplies. For more information, contact Dave Pool at 330-832-5992 or lincolnway@sssnet.com.

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Tour says 'Welcome Home'
Jun 8, 2017 4:00 AM

Tour says 'Welcome Home'

Matt Mangano enjoys spending time with his wife and two-year-old daughter at their Nashville home, but four days out of the week he's living life on the road as the bassist for the Zac Brown Band.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
New music flowing again
Jun 1, 2017 4:00 AM

New music flowing again

One of Canada's musical treasures is coming to Kent Stage on Friday for a solo show before his tour of North America and the release of a new album, "Bone On Bone" in September.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer